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Tessa Hadley
Tessa Hadley is the author of four highly praised novels: Accidents in the Home, which was long-listed for the Guardian First Book Award; Everything Will Be All Right; The Master Bedroom; and The London Train, which was a New York Times Notable Book. She is also the author of two short-story... show more

Tessa Hadley is the author of four highly praised novels: Accidents in the Home, which was long-listed for the Guardian First Book Award; Everything Will Be All Right; The Master Bedroom; and The London Train, which was a New York Times Notable Book. She is also the author of two short-story collections, Sunstroke and Married Love, both of which were New York Times Notable Books as well. Her stories appear regularly in the New Yorker. She lives in London.
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Reader! Reader!
Reader! Reader! rated it 3 years ago
Love the cover--if only the story were as strong. As I read this novel, I felt such a sense of foreboding. Happy family, multiple generations, nosy neighbor, "the past", young lovers, missing dog, new wife, creepy cottage, old family home. What would go wrong? It felt creepy.In the end, not so muc...
Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it 4 years ago
bookshelves: autumn-2015, published-2015, radio-4, devon, under-50-ratings, families, britain-england, contemporary, lit-richer Recommended for: BBC Radio Listeners Read from September 07 to 19, 2015 BABThttp://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b068tvl0Description: Sian Thomas reads Tessa Hadley's powe...
alwaysbooks
alwaysbooks rated it 4 years ago
3 sisters, 1 brother, kids, a new wife and 1 hanger on descend on a family house in Devon for three weeks holiday and to discuss whether or not to sell it. This was beautifully written by a very talented author, with fantastic descriptions. The only trouble was there was far too much describing and ...
Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it 5 years ago
bookshelves: published-2013, shortstory-shortstories-novellas, autumn-2014, lit-richer, newtome-author, families, new-yorker, snoozefest, bellybutton-mining Recommended to ☯Bettie☯ by: Laura Read from September 23 to 24, 2014 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04hv9y2Description: Carey Mulligan r...
florinda3rs
florinda3rs rated it 6 years ago
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